| June 6, 2024

Sustainable Investment Portfolio Manager, Sustainable Finance and Asset Management

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  • Full Time
  • Sacramento, CA
  • $15,250.00 - $25,416.67 USD / Year

Website CalPERS

Working Title:

Sustainable Investment Portfolio Manager



$15,250.00 – $25,416.67

This position is eligible for annual and long-term incentive awards. The annual incentive opportunity is 0-75% of salary and is based on the level of achievement against several quantitative and qualitative measures. The long-term incentive program provides an additional opportunity of 50% of base salary beginning after five years and when absolute total fund returns meet or exceed board-approved thresholds.


Work Location:

Sacramento County



Job Type:

Permanent, Full Time


Job Description And Duties

Under the direction of the Investment Director (ID), the Investment Manager (IM) will support the ID and have shared responsibility for the sustainable investment portfolio, implementing the governance structure to support the investment, and portfolio management functions. For the Sustainable Investments function, the IM will be both an investor using an allocation to the SI unit (primarily for investments in Private Equity funds and co-investments with such funds), and an advisor to the other Asset Classes on sustainable investment opportunities.

The IM will maintain a positive team management approach while demonstrating CalPERS’ Core Values of Quality, Respect, Integrity, Openness, Accountability, and Balance in accordance with personal work ethic in alignment with CalPERS Investment Beliefs.


Duties Include:

  • Support the SI Leadership Team in developing, leading, and implementing a sustainable investment portfolio.
  • Develop governance structure to support the investment and portfolio management functions.
  • Responsible for portfolio management and ultimately contributing to alpha generation by using sustainability themed investment strategies, including climate-related investment opportunities.


Telework Information: This position is eligible for hybrid work schedule, with up to two days of remote work and three days or more onsite, per week.


Recruitment Process: An executive search firm will be assisting in the recruitment process for this position. Your application package will be forwarded to their team for consideration.


Final Filing Date: Until Filled



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